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Tanezrouft 032
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 032
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 032
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 3.15 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 73  (1992)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10273 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB73
  Table 6
  Line 8:
Latitude:25°22.24'N
Longitude:00°01.35'E
Mass (g):3150
Pieces:70
Class:H5
Fayalite (mol%):18.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.3
Classifier:A. Bischoff and T. Geiger, Institut fir Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D-4400 Munster, Germany.; Analysts: A. Bischoff, T. Geiger, T. Grund
Main mass:Museum fur Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat Berlin Germany (also the Algerian meteorites listed in Bulletin 71 72)
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Grund: H. Grundmann, Berlin, Germany (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 73, Meteoritics 27, 477-483 (1992)
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Don Edwards   
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 22' 14"N, 0° 1' 21"E)
     Recommended::   (25° 22' 14"N, 0° 1' 21"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 4.5 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 162 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 1110 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 27 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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